Research has shown that people who have mentors have higher salaries, greater job satisfaction, lower burnout and generally outperform those who do not. In celebration of National Mentoring Month, Ruth Gotian (Ed.D. ’17) will present "Leveraging Mentoring: Creating your path to success," a workshop that will outline the benefits of having a mentor, what to look for in a mentor, how to develop your mentoring team and how to find a mentor. Come learn how a mentor can help you succeed.
Date: Wednesday, January 29
Time: 12-1:00 p.m.
Location: Virtual event. Register here.
Dr. Ruth Gotian is the inaugural Assistant Dean of Mentoring and Executive Director of the Mentoring Academy at Weill Cornell Medicine. In addition, she is the Chief Learning Officer in Anesthesiology and Assistant Professor of Education in Anesthesiology.
Dr. Gotian started her career in finance and banking and transitioned to higher and medical education, a field she’s been immersed in for 28 out of the last 30 years. Dr. Gotian received her B.S. and M.S. in Business Management from the University at Stony Brook in New York as well as certificates in Executive Leadership and Managing for Execution from Cornell University. She earned her doctorate at TC where she studied Adult Learning and Leadership and focused her research on what makes physician-scientists successful. She has won numerous mentoring awards and most recently was awarded the Bert I Shapiro Award for having a national impact on physician-scientist training.